UK to withdraw from London Fisheries Convention Home › Forums › Time Out – Discutii Libere – Umor – Amuzament › UK to withdraw from London Fisheries Convention This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by CR 6 months, 3 weeks ago. Author Posts 02/07/2017 at 01:48 #12631 CRKeymaster The UK government is to withdraw from an agreement which allows foreign fisherman access to British waters. It has announced it will begin the process of leaving the London Fisheries Convention, giving two years notice of its intention. Signed in 1964, it allows vessels from six European countries to fish between six and 12 miles from the coast. UK environment secretary Michael Gove said it was an important step in “taking back control” of fishing. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.